New laws boost growth

Jagger, Anna; Baker, John
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/16/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 39, p24
Trade Publication
The article reports on the benefits of the environmental regulations in the U.S. and Europe for the environmental catalyst business acquired by BASF from Engelhard. BASF entered the environmental catalyst sector when it acquired U.S.-based catalyst and pigment company Engelhard in 2006. Engelhard's environmental catalyst business, which focuses on automotive catalysts, had sales of $1.1bn in 2005.


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